May 16, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2013


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

1:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry and Vice President Biden deliver remarks at a lunch in honor of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry holds a bilateral meeting Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.
Secretary Kerry holds a bilateral meeting with Indonesian Foreign Minister R.M. Marty Natalegawa, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 3:00 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 3:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


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DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS


11:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with U.S. Ambassador to Malaysia Paul Jones, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a lunch in honor of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT ROBERT HORMATS

Under Secretary Hormats is on foreign travel to London, United Kingdom to attend the G8 Foreign Affairs Sous-Sherpa, Meeting III from May 16 through May 17.

6:00 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats attends the G8 Foreign Affairs Sous-Sherpa reception, in London, UK.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

1:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine attends a lunch in honor of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

Ambassador Marshall assists with the working visit of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey, H.E. Recep Tayyip Erdogan, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

6:00 p.m. Ambassador Marshall attends a reception hosted by the Ambassador of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, His Excellency Sir Peter Westmacott, to celebrate Benjamin Franklin House, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS FREDERICK BARTON

6:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Barton hosts the fellows from the Truman National Security project to discuss the future of conflict prevention and response, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Indian Ambassador to the U.S. Nirupama Rao, at the Indian Embassy.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake meets with India Deputy Comptroller and Auditor General Dr. Prasenjit Mukherjee, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

4:00 p.m
. Assistant Secretary Fernandez participates in a CEO Business Roundtable with Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce with support of the U.S. Department of Commerce and the Ministry of Economy of Turkey, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA AS DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

1:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Hammer attends a lunch in honor of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends a meeting on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY CAPITOL HILL)

5:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends a meeting of Central American Integration System country ambassadors, at the Costa Rican Ambassador’s Residence.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

6:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends a reception in honor of Costa Rican Foreign Minister Enrique Castillo, at the Costa Rican Ambassador’s Residence.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE CLAIRE RICHARD

9:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Richard addresses the Ethiopian Community Development Council’s 19th National Conference, in Arlington, Virginia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Richard delivers remarks to the Funders Network on Population, Reproductive Health and Rights, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETRMINED BY HOST)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS JOE YUN

9:45 a.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Yun delivers remarks at The Indonesia Conference, at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

2:00 p.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Yun testifies before the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, on “Assessing U.S. Foreign Assistance Priorities in East Asia and the Pacific.” Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR UZRA ZEYA


9:00 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya delivers opening remarks at the "Promoting Labor and Human Rights Through Investment" workshop with representatives from the investment community and academic institutions, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE TO MONITOR AND COMBAT TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS LUIS CDEBACA

7:30 a.m.
Ambassador CdeBaca meets with Baroness Mary Goudie, in Washington DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Ambassador CdeBaca meets with members of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, on Capitol Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND U.S. GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY

2:30 p.m.
Ambassador Goosby participates in a panel discussion on the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria at the GBCHealth 2013 Conference, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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